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Horace Greeley, The American Conflict: A History of the Great Rebellion in the United States of America, 1860-65: its Causes, Incidents, and Results: Intended to exhibit especially its moral and political phases with the drift and progress of American opinion respecting human slavery from 1776 to the close of the War for the Union. Volume I. 58 4 Browse Search
Abraham Lincoln, Stephen A. Douglas, Debates of Lincoln and Douglas: Carefully Prepared by the Reporters of Each Party at the times of their Delivery. 37 1 Browse Search
Frederick H. Dyer, Compendium of the War of the Rebellion: Regimental Histories 35 21 Browse Search
Francis Jackson Garrison, William Lloyd Garrison, 1805-1879; the story of his life told by his children: volume 2 34 2 Browse Search
Harper's Encyclopedia of United States History (ed. Benson Lossing) 32 6 Browse Search
Wendell Phillips, Theodore C. Pease, Speeches, Lectures and Letters of Wendell Phillips: Volume 1 26 2 Browse Search
William H. Herndon, Jesse William Weik, Herndon's Lincoln: The True Story of a Great Life, Etiam in minimis major, The History and Personal Recollections of Abraham Lincoln by William H. Herndon, for twenty years his friend and Jesse William Weik 18 0 Browse Search
George P. Rowell and Company's American Newspaper Directory, containing accurate lists of all the newspapers and periodicals published in the United States and territories, and the dominion of Canada, and British Colonies of North America., together with a description of the towns and cities in which they are published. (ed. George P. Rowell and company) 16 0 Browse Search
John Jay Chapman, William Lloyd Garrison 11 1 Browse Search
John F. Hume, The abolitionists together with personal memories of the struggle for human rights 10 4 Browse Search
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Invasion of Columbus, Ky. --A dispatch from Columbus, Ky., June 12 to Col. James Colman, of Memphis, says: The City of Alton landed at our town, at 11 ½ o'clock A. M., filled with troops and 12 pieces of artillery, and took down our flag and trampled it under foot — spitting upon it. They warned us that if we uttered secession sentiments we would rue it in three days. --The citizens could not resist, but old defiance. The commander asked if there was one man who wanted it down. The answer was "No." Columbus is all right for the South. We want your assistance. Gov. Magoffin has been addressed by a special messenger. It appears that the Lincoln troops, after tearing down the flag and sufficiently frightening the women and children, returned to their transport and made their way back to headquarters. The Memphis Appeal thus alludes to the raid: We have no reason to doubt this very singular procedure, the intelligence of which seems sufficiently confirmed to at